The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 155 208 201
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -7
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 102 75 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.49% 0.97% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 1.17% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 82 57 85
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,800 £55,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
User Stories
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5956 6396 7023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.76% 83.06% 81.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4858 5210 5811
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing User Stories as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

User Stories
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the East of England region.

User Stories Salary Trend in the East of England

User Stories
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in the East of England

User Stories
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -4 36 £51,350 +11.02% 4
Hertfordshire +26 20 £42,500 -15.00%
Bedfordshire +6 15 £52,500 +32.91% 1
Essex +23 13 £42,500 +34.92%
Suffolk +15 10 £62,500 +56.25%
Norfolk +19 8 £47,500 +86.27%
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing User Stories also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 152 (76.77%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (35.86%) C#
3 66 (33.33%) .NET
4 63 (31.82%) Finance
5 61 (30.81%) SQL
6 59 (29.80%) QA
7 55 (27.78%) Scrum
8 47 (23.74%) Microsoft
9 40 (20.20%) JavaScript
10 39 (19.70%) HTML
11 38 (19.19%) OO
12 34 (17.17%) Degree
12 34 (17.17%) Software Engineering
13 33 (16.67%) JIRA
14 32 (16.16%) Continuous Improvement
15 29 (14.65%) Business Analysis
15 29 (14.65%) MVC
16 28 (14.14%) TDD
16 28 (14.14%) Mathematics
16 28 (14.14%) REST
17 27 (13.64%) Unit Testing
17 27 (13.64%) XML
18 26 (13.13%) SQL Server
18 26 (13.13%) SDLC
19 25 (12.63%) User Experience
19 25 (12.63%) Java
20 24 (12.12%) Ajax
21 23 (11.62%) Computer Science
21 23 (11.62%) Use Case
21 23 (11.62%) .NET Framework

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (7.58%) IIS
2 11 (5.56%) Drupal
3 10 (5.05%) Confluence
4 8 (4.04%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (1.52%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.51%) CMS
6 1 (0.51%) JBoss
6 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (4.04%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.52%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.01%) MS Office
3 2 (1.01%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.02%) SaaS
3 3 (1.52%) Datadog
4 2 (1.01%) GitHub
4 2 (1.01%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.58%) HTTP
2 3 (1.52%) Internet
3 1 (0.51%) LDAP
3 1 (0.51%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.51%) SSL
3 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.52%) NoSQL
2 3 (1.52%) SQLPlus
3 2 (1.01%) Big Data
4 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.51%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.51%) Neo4j
4 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (16.67%) JIRA
2 21 (10.61%) NUnit
3 19 (9.60%) Selenium
4 16 (8.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (6.06%) Hudson
6 11 (5.56%) Jenkins
6 11 (5.56%) Maven
7 9 (4.55%) Cucumber
7 9 (4.55%) JUnit
7 9 (4.55%) WebDriver
8 8 (4.04%) Rhino Mocks
8 8 (4.04%) Visual Studio
9 7 (3.54%) JMeter
10 5 (2.53%) Selenium IDE
11 3 (1.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 3 (1.52%) Jasmine
11 3 (1.52%) Log4Net
12 2 (1.01%) Git (software)
12 2 (1.01%) Subversion
13 1 (0.51%) Axure RP
General
1 63 (31.82%) Finance
2 9 (4.55%) Games
3 7 (3.54%) Banking
3 7 (3.54%) Marketing
3 7 (3.54%) Retail
4 6 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.52%) Advertising
6 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 68 (34.34%) Analyst
2 61 (30.81%) Developer
3 50 (25.25%) Business Analyst
4 45 (22.73%) C# Developer
5 34 (17.17%) Software Developer
6 26 (13.13%) C# Software Developer
7 21 (10.61%) .NET Developer
8 19 (9.60%) Senior Developer
8 19 (9.60%) Senior Software Developer
9 18 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
9 18 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
10 17 (8.59%) Product Owner
11 15 (7.58%) Test Engineer
12 14 (7.07%) IT Analyst
12 14 (7.07%) Scrum Master
12 14 (7.07%) Software Test Engineer
13 13 (6.57%) Business IT Analyst
13 13 (6.57%) IT Business Analyst
14 12 (6.06%) Tester
15 11 (5.56%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (33.33%) .NET
2 39 (19.70%) HTML
3 28 (14.14%) REST
4 27 (13.64%) XML
5 24 (12.12%) Ajax
6 23 (11.62%) .NET Framework
6 23 (11.62%) ASP.NET
6 23 (11.62%) ASP.NET Web API
7 22 (11.11%) CSS
7 22 (11.11%) Web Services
8 19 (9.60%) Entity Framework
8 19 (9.60%) WCF
8 19 (9.60%) WPF
9 15 (7.58%) XSL
10 13 (6.57%) JSON
11 12 (6.06%) HTML5
12 11 (5.56%) OAuth
12 11 (5.56%) XHTML
13 10 (5.05%) jQuery
13 10 (5.05%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.14%) Mathematics
2 25 (12.63%) User Experience
3 23 (11.62%) Computer Science
4 22 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (6.06%) Replication
6 11 (5.56%) Algorithms
6 11 (5.56%) Statistics
7 10 (5.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (4.04%) Mobile App
9 7 (3.54%) Minimum Viable Product
10 5 (2.53%) Fintech
11 4 (2.02%) Physics
12 3 (1.52%) Mobile Games
12 3 (1.52%) Social Media
12 3 (1.52%) Social Network
13 2 (1.01%) Blog
14 1 (0.51%) iPad
14 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
14 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.08%) Windows
2 15 (7.58%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.01%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (76.77%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (27.78%) Scrum
3 38 (19.19%) OO
4 34 (17.17%) Software Engineering
5 32 (16.16%) Continuous Improvement
6 29 (14.65%) Business Analysis
6 29 (14.65%) MVC
7 28 (14.14%) TDD
8 27 (13.64%) Unit Testing
9 26 (13.13%) SDLC
10 23 (11.62%) Continuous Delivery
10 23 (11.62%) Pair Programming
10 23 (11.62%) Use Case
11 22 (11.11%) DevOps
12 21 (10.61%) Analytics
12 21 (10.61%) Performance Testing
12 21 (10.61%) Waterfall
13 20 (10.10%) Kanban
13 20 (10.10%) Software Delivery
14 19 (9.60%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 71 (35.86%) C#
2 61 (30.81%) SQL
3 40 (20.20%) JavaScript
4 25 (12.63%) Java
5 19 (9.60%) VB.NET
6 12 (6.06%) Delphi
6 12 (6.06%) T-SQL
7 11 (5.56%) PHP
8 3 (1.52%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.01%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (17.17%) Degree
2 9 (4.55%) ISEB
3 8 (4.04%) CBAP
4 2 (1.01%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.51%) IIBA
5 1 (0.51%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (29.80%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.52%) HP Fortify
1 3 (1.52%) Nagios
2 1 (0.51%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 47 (23.74%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.05%) TOWER Software
3 8 (4.04%) CheckPoint
3 8 (4.04%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.02%) Progress
5 3 (1.52%) New Relic
5 3 (1.52%) Rally
6 2 (1.01%) Coverity
6 2 (1.01%) IBM
6 2 (1.01%) Optimizely
6 2 (1.01%) Oracle
6 2 (1.01%) SAP
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